Raises

When Asking For A Raise, Be Prepared With A Backup Plan

When Asking For A Raise, Be Prepared With A Backup Plan

Working up the courage to ask for a raise can be difficult. And if your boss rejects your request, you might be tempted to back down immediately and forget the whole thing ever happened. A better idea: prepare yourself with a backup plan so you can score other perks, if…

Salary Negotiation Mistakes You Should Avoid When Asking For A Raise

Salary Negotiation Mistakes You Should Avoid When Asking For A Raise

If you’re looking for a raise, or looking for a new job and dread the question “So how much are you looking to make?”, you’re walking into a minefield that could either result in you making a good, fair wage, or getting underpaid from the start. Here are some things…